CAOS Monday Lunch


Mondays from 12:15 - 1:15

This is a weekly meeting where we discuss topics of fundamental importance to AOS. Mathematical or disciplinary topics are suitable.

Fall 2011

DateSpeaker/ModeratorTopic
Sept 19XichenDeglaciation in Greenland
Sept 26CarlKrylov Methods
Oct 3RaySolving the Heat Equation with Random Walks
Oct 10Columbus Day - no meeting
Oct 17AlonModelling Ice Fracture
Oct 24Maria
Oct 31Ian Semi-implicit methods for numerical integration of ODEs
Nov 7XichenKalman Filters
Nov 14Ho YeungEmpirical Mode Decomposition
Nov 21XiaoMesoscale Ocean Eddies
Nov 28Louis PhillipeHamiltonian Chaos
Dec 5David Straub (McGill)Zonal Jets and Energy Cascades in the Ocean Double Gyre


Spring 2011

DateSpeaker/ModeratorTopic
Jan 31CarlAntarctica Research Trip
Feb 7 DimitrisInformation theory and coarse grained forecasts
Feb 14 XichenFace recognition
Feb 21 No speaker-President's Day
Feb 28NaftaliNcl
Mar 7MitchFundamental questions in AOS
Mar 14 No speakerReading Week
Mar 21 MariaModified Cylinder Collapse Experiment
Mar 28ShaneSuperresolution
Apr 4 Louis PhillipeBuilding a numerical QG model in a multiply connected domain
Apr 11 CarlFinite Elements Physics Simulations with Elmer
Apr 18 NaftaliTBD
Apr 25 NicolasInternal Wave Attractors
May 2XiaoTBD

Fall 2010

DateSpeaker/ModeratorTopic
Sept 20CarlTensors in materials modeling
Sept 27FredMoist thermodynamics
Oct 4NaftaliResearch background
Oct 11Columbus Day - no meeting
Oct 18MitchFinite speed diffusion equation
Oct 25J-FIce modelling numerics
Nov 1
Nov 8Alon SternCascades in 2d and 3d turbulence
Nov 15XichenCloud-camera methods
Nov 22No speaker
Nov 29No speaker
Dec 6MitchBarotropic and baroclinic instabilities
Dec 13No speaker


Topics pool


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